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 Bill Status of HB4643  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  PHYSICAL THERAPY-DIAGNOSIS

House Sponsors
Rep. Daniel J. Burke - Robyn Gabel - Jay Hoffman and Theresa Mah

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 90/1from Ch. 111, par. 4251
225 ILCS 90/17from Ch. 111, par. 4267


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Physical Therapy Act. Provides that the limitation on determining a differential diagnosis shall not in any manner limit a physical therapist from establishing a relevant diagnosis. In the definition of "documented current and relevant diagnosis" and in provisions concerning disciplinary actions, removes language requiring a diagnosis to be substantiated by a physician, dentist, advanced practice registered nurse, physician assistant, or podiatric physician. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  2/7/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
  2/7/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/13/2018HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/15/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jay Hoffman

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